Instructables: exploring - outside - rope http://www.instructables.com Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:42:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 Tree-house Elevator http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-house-Elevator/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 11:14:12 PDT
DIY homade swing http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homade-Swing/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 10:09:32 PDT
Reverse Wrap Cordage http://www.instructables.com/id/Reverse-Wrap-Cordage/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 19:09:32 PDT
How to cut rope with another rope http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cut-Rope-With-Another-Rope/
How to cut rope with another rope - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/FHOL/IRXTPN1E/FD1FHOLIRXTPN1E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/FHOL/IRXTPN1E/FD1FHOLIRXTPN1E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/FHOL/IRXTPN1E/FD1FHOLIRXTPN1E.SMALL.jpg emills05 This is an easy way to cut rope with another rope. Materials The materials are:Rope(2). Cut No we proceed to put the short rope inside the other the same way like the picture. Cut 2 This is a video showing how to cut. Final Result
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:03:29 PDT
Sail Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Sail-Tent/
Sail Tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/03YT/IQW1H7WV/FZ103YTIQW1H7WV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/03YT/IQW1H7WV/FZ103YTIQW1H7WV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/03YT/IQW1H7WV/FZ103YTIQW1H7WV.SMALL.jpg Pricklysauce Summer is here and it is time for camping.Here is an easy bivy tent made from an old sail......perfect for festivals, campsite or the garden.A bivy tent is a basic tent shelter, often a light weight tarp tied between poles or trees. Get it together! YOU WILL NEEDAn old sail, I used a Jib sail, th...
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 16:19:45 PDT
How to Tie a Sheep Shank http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Sheep-Shank/
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 07:58:33 PDT
DIY Grappling Hook made from Household Items! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Grappling-Hook-Made-From-Household-Items/
DIY Grappling Hook made from Household Items! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/3EUS/IQLI19CJ/F5B3EUSIQLI19CJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/3EUS/IQLI19CJ/F5B3EUSIQLI19CJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/3EUS/IQLI19CJ/F5B3EUSIQLI19CJ.SMALL.jpg alexmaier2002 In this project I found a way to make a grappling hook out of items that can be found in your house! What you need For this project you will need, a wired clothes hanger, tape (any type works), needle nose pliers (any pliers work as long as they can cut the wire in the hanger), string or rope (...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 03:44:52 PDT
How to Cut Rope With Itself - Survival Hack - Hacks for Real Life http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cut-Rope-With-Itself-Survival-Hack-Hacks-fo/
How to Cut Rope With Itself - Survival Hack - Hacks for Real Life - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/6MDP/IQK3QEH7/F226MDPIQK3QEH7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/6MDP/IQK3QEH7/F226MDPIQK3QEH7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/6MDP/IQK3QEH7/F226MDPIQK3QEH7.SMALL.jpg MsGear Hello Viewer, Today i want to show you ''How to cut rope with itself - Survival Hack - Hacks For Real Life''I hope you like this project. If you want to see more, You can follow and visit my youtube channel page. Stay save have fun and otherways thanks for watching. Open this link to watch more inte...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 07:09:27 PDT
WOODEN PORTABLE SWING http://www.instructables.com/id/WOODEN-PORTABLE-SWING/
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 07:30:39 PDT
Hammock Swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammock-Swing-1/
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 18:34:19 PDT
Double Rainbow Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Rainbow-Bracelet/
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Tue, 31 May 2016 11:19:54 PDT
Quick Skills #9: How to tie the Poacher's Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-9-How-to-Tie-the-Poachers-Knot/
Quick Skills #9: How to tie the Poacher's Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/TFV2/IO4JJYKB/F1WTFV2IO4JJYKB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/TFV2/IO4JJYKB/F1WTFV2IO4JJYKB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/TFV2/IO4JJYKB/F1WTFV2IO4JJYKB.SMALL.jpg Alex 2Q Hi Instructables Community,this week it is time for a new knot project. This one is very simple to tie and if you are a subscriber or read some of my other Instructables you might have seen it being used as part of the double fisherman's knot. This knot can be used as a relatively secure way to cre...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 13:28:36 PDT
Multi-mode Key Leash http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-mode-Key-Leash/
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Fri, 6 May 2016 12:56:30 PDT
How to Tie Two Half-hitches and a Taut-line Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-Two-Half-hitches-and-a-Taut-line-Hitch/
How to Tie Two Half-hitches and a Taut-line Hitch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/DDAO/INGBG5QH/F3DDDAOINGBG5QH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/DDAO/INGBG5QH/F3DDDAOINGBG5QH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/DDAO/INGBG5QH/F3DDDAOINGBG5QH.SMALL.jpg GeorgeB40 these are good knots to learn before you go camping put your rope around a pole then cross the rope then circle it back through the loop come through and put it around the taut rope and pull it tight and now you have two half-hitchesp.s this is used hold down a pole this is a...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 20:43:50 PDT
Quick Skills #8: How to tie the Tumble Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-8-How-to-Tie-the-Tumble-Hitch/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:35:39 PDT
Quick Skills #7: How to tie the One-Handed Bowline http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-7-How-to-Tie-the-One-Handed-Bowline/
Quick Skills #7: How to tie the One-Handed Bowline - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/7CT1/IMGJAO6D/FTM7CT1IMGJAO6D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/7CT1/IMGJAO6D/FTM7CT1IMGJAO6D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/7CT1/IMGJAO6D/FTM7CT1IMGJAO6D.SMALL.jpg Alex 2Q Hi Instructables Community,I was thinking about a new episode for this week and since I'm very busy at the moment I decided to do another Quick Skills Instructable. Users of the mobile app may use this link to view the video.Since I already had a number of requests for this knot I decided to give it...
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 14:08:42 PDT
How to tie a Bowline on a Bight http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Bowline-on-a-Bight/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 14:43:04 PDT
Quick Skills #5: How to tie Lashings - Pt.2 Diagonal Lashing http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-5-How-to-Tie-Lashings-Pt2-Diagonal-La/
Quick Skills #5: How to tie Lashings - Pt.2 Diagonal Lashing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/IBBT/IKH5ELOP/FCYIBBTIKH5ELOP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/IBBT/IKH5ELOP/FCYIBBTIKH5ELOP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/IBBT/IKH5ELOP/FCYIBBTIKH5ELOP.SMALL.jpg Alex 2Q Hi everyone,here is part two of the "How to tie Lashings" mini series. This time we will be looking at another basic lashing which can be used to tie poles at angles of around 45° together. The diagonal lashing can be used to create trestles as supporting elements of larger structures & frames in co...
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:49:51 PST
Quick Skills #4: How to tie Lashings - Pt.1 Square Lashing http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-4-How-to-Tie-Lashings-Pt1-Square-Lash/
Quick Skills #4: How to tie Lashings - Pt.1 Square Lashing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/W0NY/IK8MWNJW/FKTW0NYIK8MWNJW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/W0NY/IK8MWNJW/FKTW0NYIK8MWNJW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/W0NY/IK8MWNJW/FKTW0NYIK8MWNJW.SMALL.jpg Alex 2Q Hi everyone,this week I decided to continue my Quick Skills series with a new mini series. Based on the previous videos & Instructables about Knots for Survival I'm going to show a number of different lashings for various survival, bush craft & general outdoor uses. The first part showcases the squa...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 14:23:51 PST
Plastic bag cordage http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Bag-Cordage/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 17:17:02 PST
Star Button Knot Key Chain/Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Button-Knot-Key-ChainBracelet/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 21:52:44 PST
Quick Skills #3: 5 Simple Knots for Survival Part 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-3-5-Simple-Knots-for-Survival-Part-3/
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 15:34:48 PST
Quick Skills #2: 5 Simple Knots for Survival Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-2-5-Simple-Knots-for-Survival-Part-2/
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 12:01:32 PST
Rope and Paracord Bosal or Indian Side Pull http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-and-Paracord-Bosal-or-Indian-Side-Pull/
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 04:06:59 PST
Quick Skills #1: 5 Simple Knots for Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-1-5-Simple-Knots-for-Survival/
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 16:20:37 PST
Roped solo (lead) climbing with Grigri http://www.instructables.com/id/Roped-soloing-with-grigri/
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 06:11:15 PST
walking stick hand wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/walking-stick-hand-wrap/
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:34:37 PDT
Build a Mud Flap for Your Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Mud-Flap-for-Your-Bike/
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 22:32:17 PDT
How to cut a rope with itself *SURVIVAL HACK* http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cut-a-rope-with-itself-SURVIVAL-HACK/
How to cut a rope with itself *SURVIVAL HACK* - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/WFCB/IDUR2ZEU/FIQWFCBIDUR2ZEU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/WFCB/IDUR2ZEU/FIQWFCBIDUR2ZEU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/WFCB/IDUR2ZEU/FIQWFCBIDUR2ZEU.SMALL.jpg Ehlers_TV Today I show you how to cut a rope with itself.If you have been in the situation where you have to cut a rope or string but no knife or a scissor to handle, this How to cut a rope with itself can be very helpful.BEST SURVIVAL HACK EVER !!!
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 05:27:01 PDT
Tidy rope like a 10 year old http://www.instructables.com/id/Tidy-rope-like-a-10-year-old/
Tidy rope like a 10 year old - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/9OH2/IDUQL42T/FQA9OH2IDUQL42T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/9OH2/IDUQL42T/FQA9OH2IDUQL42T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/9OH2/IDUQL42T/FQA9OH2IDUQL42T.SMALL.jpg johnglynnmorris Do you also stay awake at night and wondering: is my rope tidy? Me too. But don't despair! When I was 10 I figured out this hand-dandy way to coil it neatly. So you can sleep soundly. Coil your rope Coil rope evenly. Wrap your rope Grab a loose end start coiling your rope from the middle. ...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:52:08 PDT
How to Tie a Sheet Bend http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Sheet-Bend-2/
How to Tie a Sheet Bend - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/5UV3/IDTAWW98/FYK5UV3IDTAWW98.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/5UV3/IDTAWW98/FYK5UV3IDTAWW98.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/5UV3/IDTAWW98/FYK5UV3IDTAWW98.SMALL.jpg furrysalamander The sheet bend is the "proper" way to secure two ropes together. Although a square knot will do the job, the sheet bend eliminates any slip that a square knot will inherently have, and works better with unequal diameter ropes. Prepare to Tie You will want two different pieces of rope, although on...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:39:44 PDT
Tying a Square Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Tying-a-Square-Knot/
Tying a Square Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/EPYQ/IDTAWW77/FR0EPYQIDTAWW77.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/EPYQ/IDTAWW77/FR0EPYQIDTAWW77.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/EPYQ/IDTAWW77/FR0EPYQIDTAWW77.SMALL.jpg furrysalamander As a foreword, although the square knot can be used to tie two ropes together, do not use it for critical loads, because if conditions are not correct, you could end up injuring yourself or others. The square knot is for securing a rope around an object. Prepare to Tie Find the object that you ar...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:39:09 PDT
How to Tie a Taut-Line Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Taut-Line-Hitch/
How to Tie a Taut-Line Hitch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/9B2U/IDTAWW4B/FX49B2UIDTAWW4B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/9B2U/IDTAWW4B/FX49B2UIDTAWW4B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/9B2U/IDTAWW4B/FX49B2UIDTAWW4B.SMALL.jpg furrysalamander The taut-line hitch is an incredibly useful knot for camping. It can secure a tarp to stakes, or make a rudimentary clothesline. However, for heavy duty use, something like the trucker's hitch is recommended. Prepare to Tie Securely fasten one end of the rope to whatever you need to pull tight. T...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:38:31 PDT
How to Tie a Figure Eight Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Figure-Eight-Knot-1/
How to Tie a Figure Eight Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/QAID/IDTAWW3W/FMRQAIDIDTAWW3W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/QAID/IDTAWW3W/FMRQAIDIDTAWW3W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/QAID/IDTAWW3W/FMRQAIDIDTAWW3W.SMALL.jpg furrysalamander The figure eight knot not only looks cool, but can serve as a replacement for the overhand knot when tying a stopper knot. Its design means it won't become excessively tight and hard to undo, but won't slide up and down the rope. Prepare to Tie This knot doesn't have any particularly hard prepara...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:38:07 PDT
How to Tie a Timber Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Timber-Hitch/
How to Tie a Timber Hitch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/GYXJ/IDTAWW1H/FZNGYXJIDTAWW1H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/GYXJ/IDTAWW1H/FZNGYXJIDTAWW1H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/GYXJ/IDTAWW1H/FZNGYXJIDTAWW1H.SMALL.jpg furrysalamander The timber hitch is useful for pulling long cylindrical objects, as it bites the object it's wrapped around quite well. It can also be used to start a lashing in place of a clove hitch. Prepare to Tie Once you have readied the object you are going to tie the hitch around, take one end of the rope...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:37:33 PDT
How to Tie a Marlinspike Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Marlinspike-Hitch/
How to Tie a Marlinspike Hitch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/Z3VE/IDTAWVZO/FYZZ3VEIDTAWVZO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/Z3VE/IDTAWVZO/FYZZ3VEIDTAWVZO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/Z3VE/IDTAWVZO/FYZZ3VEIDTAWVZO.SMALL.jpg furrysalamander The marlinspike hitch is a great knot for making a rudimentary rope ladder. When tied around a pole or bar, it will resist movement in either direction, providing an ideal solution even for long term use. Prepare to Tie Find a pole or bar to tie your rope around. Once you have practiced this knot...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:35:40 PDT
Six Strand Flat Braid http://www.instructables.com/id/Six-Strand-Flat-Braid/
Six Strand Flat Braid - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/UM8K/IDRLGWHF/FN1UM8KIDRLGWHF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/UM8K/IDRLGWHF/FN1UM8KIDRLGWHF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/UM8K/IDRLGWHF/FN1UM8KIDRLGWHF.SMALL.jpg furrysalamander The six strand flat braid is the scaled up version of the four strand flat braid, and it uses the exact same pattern as any larger amount of strands. If you can succeed with this, you're ready to braid anything! Prepare Strands for Braiding You will need at least six strands for this braid. I wil...
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 21:56:44 PDT
Wrapping cord NO KNOTS http://www.instructables.com/id/Wrapping-cord-NO-KNOTS/
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 06:54:41 PDT
tree net http://www.instructables.com/id/tree-net/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 16:05:39 PDT
Rope/Cord/String from Plastic Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/RopeCord-from-Plastic-Bottles/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 19:20:52 PDT
Fisherman Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Fisherman-Knot/
Fisherman Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/G55Q/ICYMYCAB/FM8G55QICYMYCAB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/G55Q/ICYMYCAB/FM8G55QICYMYCAB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/G55Q/ICYMYCAB/FM8G55QICYMYCAB.SMALL.jpg Capsos Hi and welcome to another Instructable by me Capsos.I do hope you enjoy these and please make sure you check out my other Instructables on here, Also with that if you are into Bushcraft or would like to see a little more on what I teach then please check my Instagram page Capsos_Bushcraft Have a bri...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 14:47:34 PDT
Sheet Bend http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheet-Bend/
Sheet Bend - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/DYNF/ICYMYBPU/FGGDYNFICYMYBPU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/DYNF/ICYMYBPU/FGGDYNFICYMYBPU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/DYNF/ICYMYBPU/FGGDYNFICYMYBPU.SMALL.jpg Capsos Hi and welcome to another Instructable by me Capsos.I do hope you enjoy these and please make sure you check out my other Instructables on here, Also with that if you are into Bushcraft or would like to see a little more on what I teach then please check my Instagram page Capsos_Bushcraft Have a bri...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 14:33:04 PDT
The Square Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Square-Knot/
The Square Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/AJ2V/ICYMYAOU/FBLAJ2VICYMYAOU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/AJ2V/ICYMYAOU/FBLAJ2VICYMYAOU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/AJ2V/ICYMYAOU/FBLAJ2VICYMYAOU.SMALL.jpg Capsos Hi and welcome to another Instructable by me Capsos.I do hope you enjoy these and please make sure you check out my other Instructables on here, Also with that if you are into Bushcraft or would like to see a little more on what I teach then please check my Instagram page Capsos_Bushcraft Have a bri...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 14:16:12 PDT
Easy Hammock Knot 2.0 - Easiest Instant Hammock Ever! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Hammock-Knot-20-Easiest-Instant-Hammock-Ever/
Easy Hammock Knot 2.0 - Easiest Instant Hammock Ever! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/6MVO/IBQCG793/FEE6MVOIBQCG793.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/6MVO/IBQCG793/FEE6MVOIBQCG793.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/6MVO/IBQCG793/FEE6MVOIBQCG793.SMALL.jpg rayd888 There are many ways to make an improvised hammock without having to sew, and this is the way I came up with.I didn't like that most methods out there use a knot on the fabric to keep the rope from sliding off. so after giving it some thought, I came up with the sheet bend method.You can use rope or ...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:11:47 PDT
Triple tree hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Triple-tree-hammock/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 17:43:14 PDT
how to eye splice three strand rope http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-eye-splice-three-strand-rope/
how to eye splice three strand rope - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/D5TF/HYC6I2UW/FO4D5TFHYC6I2UW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/D5TF/HYC6I2UW/FO4D5TFHYC6I2UW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/D5TF/HYC6I2UW/FO4D5TFHYC6I2UW.SMALL.jpg jeves1 Hi all,this is my first instructable, so any feedback would be great. I needed to put some short lengths of rope on a tarpaulin (tarp), and figured that this would be a good way to do it, rather than just tying a knot and hoping it holds. The eye splice is a great way to permenantly put a loop in th...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 14:19:35 PDT
5 C's of Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Cs-of-Survival-2/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 02:10:38 PDT
Rope Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Bed/
Rope Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/4HSR/IAICGXD4/FKY4HSRIAICGXD4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/4HSR/IAICGXD4/FKY4HSRIAICGXD4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/4HSR/IAICGXD4/FKY4HSRIAICGXD4.SMALL.jpg MichaelJ17 In this instructable, I will show you step by step how to make a rope bed and shelter using only1-Pocket Saw1- Knife1-Chisel10 -Pieces of woodApproximate 40m of cheap rope (got mine for $6) Tripod: Picking the right wood You'll want to grab six pieces of wood which are at least two feet taller th...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 10:02:03 PDT
Re-purposed Chair Swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-purposed-Chair-Swing/
Re-purposed Chair Swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/V33U/IA9HH94K/FGKV33UIA9HH94K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/V33U/IA9HH94K/FGKV33UIA9HH94K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/V33U/IA9HH94K/FGKV33UIA9HH94K.SMALL.jpg howellrl Do you have a chair that is just sitting there unused? Do you wish you had a swing in the shade on a sunny day? If you answered yes to either of these questions, I have a simple project for you! Learn how to easily turn your chair into a comfortable swing. Choose your chair Any chair, new or old,...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 16:09:07 PDT
Tire Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-Chair/
Tire Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/7C6I/IA8WGEL2/FNA7C6IIA8WGEL2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/7C6I/IA8WGEL2/FNA7C6IIA8WGEL2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/7C6I/IA8WGEL2/FNA7C6IIA8WGEL2.SMALL.jpg mackderin This is a step-by-step process on how to make a tire chair. There's only a few simple steps that will create a fun, spunky, and unique chair that will catch peoples eyes. You can use this chair in your yard, your bedroom, or even to watch a sports game!To make this chair of joy just like me you shou...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 05:48:14 PDT